Page 2, 27th December 1940

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Irish Catholics And The War

Sut,—I am quite sure that at least 75 per cent. of the Irish Catholics hope for a British victory; and that nearly all Irish Catholics, not infected by Nazi propaganda, have the......

No Parties

Sut,—There is one feature common to all the articles and letters you have published, on the necessity foi a complete reorganisation of ow economic and social life, based on......

Portugal Her Catholicity

(From Professor Prestage). Sta,—May I comment on a small article by your Lisbon correspondent in a recent CATHOLIC HELD? Dr. Salazar is not, and never was, President; he is......

Freemasonry And Rotary

Sift, — In the Revue Internationale des SocielEs SecrEtes of October 16. 1927, there was a quotation concerning the Rotary Club. According to this extract, Rotary is a......

Catholics In The Army Importance Of Example

SIR—It was with considerable in terest that I read the article by " Y.C.W. Leader " on his experiences in the Army, in your issue of December 6. Noticing that he expresses the......

Holy Days And Holidays

SIR—Owing to the present conditions prevailing, it would be a good idea if Catholics generally would adopt the principle, as far as possible, that in lieu of holidays, of having......

Northern Ireland

SIR,—I have read in to-day's Irish ladenendent a report of a speech by Most Rev. Dr. Magecan, Bishop of Down and Connor, condemning police raids on Catholic houses and the......

Titular Bishops Their Historical Importance

SIR-1 do not think the answer in your " Quiz " is quite fair to that roost important official of the Catholic Church, namely, the Auxiliary Titular Bishop. The whole point is......

That Leg Of Pork

Sta,—There is a familiar saying that one should not burn down the house to roast a leg of pork. The meaning of course is that it is not enough to have a right and sensible aim.......

Youth Movements No Danger At Present

S1R,—Apropos of your article "Hitler Youth " in England? I don't think it can be emphasised too strongly that the Youth Organisations Committee in its avowed policy and practice......

Our Lady, Help Of Christians

Sia,—In recent issues you have reported statements on Thanksgiving made by Canon Walton, Rector of the devastated Church of Our Lady of Victories, Kensington. They were so......

Conscientious Objectors

SIR,—The passing of such an impressive Catholic figure as Eric Gill, and the fact that he held such strong pacifist convictions, prompt me to make a timely plea for a deeper......

St. Jude

SIR—Since my appeal for information on St. Jude I have received so many letters that it is quite impossible for me to acknowledge them individually. I shall therefore regard it......